Why I Didn’t Report

Of all of the questions I get about my experience growing up in an abusive family, the number one has got to be “Why didn’t you report it?”

Chronic Illness: Trauma and Medical Testing

The code of a Doctor is to do no harm. Yet, for trauma patients, they may be unprepared for how to do that.

Poetry Blog Edition: Saying Goodbye

On the outside I was saying goodbye to my home, my school and my friends but in my heart I was saying goodbye to the life I wanted and the hope that it would be better then it was.

Trauma Survivor: Managing a Loss of Control

With life being dictated by things I couldn’t control, I instead clung to the things I could.